River Rat 8K/4K/1K
Previously the River Rat 5k
Come and join us in the beautiful Belle Prairie Park nestled among some of the largest Red Pines in the area. The start area is along the Mississippi River and has a picnic area and playground. The 8K course is on asphalt, is chip timed and will be USATF certified. The 4K will be a combination of roads and trail. It is also chip timed. We also encourage you and the kids to participate 1K Fun Run which is free and open to anyone.
Great t-shirts, refreshments, drawings, prizes, FREE Fun Run and quick results make our race one to put on your calendar. All Walkers welcome.
RACE #2 in the RUN FOR FUN CHALLENGE SERIES
Participate in at least four runs held in Morrison County and receive "Serial Runner" swag! Or do all six and receive a hooded sweatshirt. Races include: Rock 'n Run 5k or 10k, River Rat 8k or 4K, Bowlus Fun Days 5K, Platte River 5k, Horizon Health Run for Hospice 5k, and the Lucky Lindy Trail 5.5 mile.
Our 8K course is flat, fast and on pavement, great for both the seasoned competitor and the recreational jogger or walker. The 8K course will be certified and chip timed. The 4K is run on pavement and trails and will also be chip timed. The Fun Run is Free and open to anyone. Belle Prairie Park is known for its tall red pines, the Ox Cart Trail and access to the Mississippi River. The park has a picnic area and playground. Outdoor bathrooms are available but no showers.
June 15 6:45 AM CDT - Registration
June 15 8:00 AM CDT - 8K Start
June 15 8:00 AM CDT - 4K
June 15 9:15 AM CDT - Fun Run Start
June 15 9:30 AM CDT - Awards Ceremony